Allergic reactions to the COVID 19 vaccines are rare but could happen if someone is allergic to any of the ingredients in the vaccine. Allergic reactions can range from mild to severe and can include the following symptoms:
Hives, itching, swelling of the mouth, lips, tongue or throat, shortness of breath, wheezing or chest tightness, changes in blood pressure or loss of consciousness.
Individuals are monitored on-site for any reaction after receiving the vaccine to ensure quick treatment.
Individuals with known allergic reactions should seek medical advice before taking the vaccine.